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barbtries

(28,875 posts)
Sun Apr 15, 2018, 03:48 PM Apr 2018

Barbara Bush

“Why should we hear about body bags and deaths? It’s not relevant. So why should I waste my beautiful mind on something like that?”

I'm hearing some sort of clarion call that we should all start grieving for this woman. Well she's in her 90s for one, and she didn't give a rat's ass about the people killed and maimed in her son's boondoggle that hasn't ended to this very day.

So, no. Just save it.

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Barbara Bush (Original Post) barbtries Apr 2018 OP
'Babbs' the battle axe. -nt poboy2 Apr 2018 #1
She must have had her hands full as a mother, I'll give her that. sandensea Apr 2018 #2
She's irrelevant PJMcK Apr 2018 #3
She's not on my radar. SammyWinstonJack Apr 2018 #4
i was watching CNN barbtries Apr 2018 #5
No. Just stop posting and commenting question everything Apr 2018 #6
Spot on. cwydro Apr 2018 #8
okay. barbtries Apr 2018 #10
In another thread, the context where that statement was made is shown. Tipperary Apr 2018 #7
CNN this afternoon barbtries Apr 2018 #9

question everything

(47,838 posts)
6. No. Just stop posting and commenting
Sun Apr 15, 2018, 04:10 PM
Apr 2018

I think that yours is the fifth, or, perhaps, 10th, post about her.

For some of us, this is dying with dignity, as most of us want. For the rest of us - we do not want to waste a single moment thinking about her. So follow the second option and move along to other topics.

barbtries

(28,875 posts)
10. okay.
Sun Apr 15, 2018, 04:25 PM
Apr 2018

thank you for your excellent advice. unfortunately i was watching CNN and got pissed off. i'll try to be better.

 

Tipperary

(6,930 posts)
7. In another thread, the context where that statement was made is shown.
Sun Apr 15, 2018, 04:10 PM
Apr 2018

She was talking about the media hype running up to the war. There is no “clarion call” for anyone to grieve that I have seen...can you provide a link to said “clarion call?”

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